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Race Preview: 5 on the 4th ; 5K Run and Walk (Wilsonville)

Oregon Road Runners Club is hosting their annual “5 on the 4th” 5K on July 4th at the Mentor Graphics campus in Wilsonville, Or. This well-attended evenyboasts a course that is USATF-certified! Every participant in this chip-timed race gets a festive red, white & blue medal at the finish. The course is fast and flat so expect some friendly competition if you are looking to really test your pace.

 

This event is fun for the whole family! A free 1/4 mile kids dash is offered before the race begins at 9:00 am (you can sleep in on your day off!). Spirited costumes are encouraged. Grab your family members and friends and come join the fun.

Did you know? This event is FREE to ORRC members and just $26 for non-members. If you are curious to learn more about ORRC and become a member, visit their website at orrc.net. The benefits of membership are amazing and offer fantastic perks, like discounted race entries to ORRC sponsored races and discounts on running and walking apparel and shoes at local running stores.

ORRC is partnering with  Reason to Run, a local non-profit that offers hope, community and inspiration to women incarcerated and post-release through running programs. Please consider making a donation upon registering for the race, or the day-of. If you’d like to donate apparel or shoes, please visit the website for more information.

What: ORRC’s 5 on the 4th 5K and Kids Run

Where: Mentor Graphics, 8005 S.W. Boeckman Rd.
Wilsonville, OR 97070

When: 9am July 4th, 2019

Registration: Online until July 3rd, then day of the race beginning at 7:30 am. There will be no packet pick up! Bibs will be available the day of the race.

Day of Race Info: 7:30 a.m. Registration opens. 8:45 a.m. Kids Fun Run. 9 a.m. Start of the 5K
The course will close at 11 a.m. Plenty of parking is available!

 

About Abby Meek (119 Articles)
Abby was raised in Tigard, Oregon and moved to Denver, Colorado in 2007. While in Colorado she ran her first 5K, which led to a 10K, which led to a half-marathon. Abby moved back to her native Oregon in mid- 2015 and has since completed more 5K's, 10K's and more half-marathons. Abby's favorite distances are the 10K and the half marathon.

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